Other tips to reduce your use

Other devices account for 12% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Power down your cable or DVR box when it's not in use

2,199 people do this

Use computer power-saving modes

5,920 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

3,160 people do this

Talk about savings

1,415 people do this

Compare your appliances with a plug-in power meter

359 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

2,612 people do this

Use a laptop instead of a desktop computer

981 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

2,041 people do this

Choose an efficient television

875 people do this

Select energy-efficient home office equipment

460 people do this

Use and switch off power bars

948 people do this